Authors Posts by Joel Mann

Joel Mann


Union in pre-election controversy

Candidates have photos and manifestos defaced in the weeks before election

Magdalen bed bugs cause chaos

Bed bug infestation requires evacuation of a whole floor of first year accommodation

Oxford jailbreakers Tokyo-bound

Three first years are in pole position for the RAG jailbreak weekend

OUSU calls for end to University’s fossil fuel investments

Council condemns university investment policy and the “marketisation of Oxford”

Study shows social networks have limits

People have a limited capacity for close friendships, according to Oxford professors

Nanoparticles may help treat mystery cases of infertility

Oxford academics investigate how nanoparticles can aid research into infertility

New votes against gambling JCR funds

A motion to give a member of the JCR gambling money to increase the budget fails

Exeter alumnus’s scholarship rewards first class degrees

An incentive scheme at Exeter has invited alumni to donate on a per-number basis of firsts attained in finals

Oxford academic’s research results in ‘Super Fungi’

A new award winning documentary on fungi features Oxford’s Dr Mark Fricker’s work on moulds

New £70 million maths building for Oxford University

Newly-built Mathematical Institute building has been officially opened


The UK’s education system is unfit for purpose

Myopic obsession with academic attainment harms student welfare and reduces the education system to a game

Worcester College building shortlisted for Stirling Prize

The £9 million Sultan Nazrin Shah Centre is in the running for the most prestigious architecture award in the UK

Britain is too desperate for affection

If Britain wants to be treated with respect, it needs to stop whining about a 'special relationship'

Government threatens Oxbridge with sanctions over access

The two universities were among only three institutions to have conditions placed on their registration with the Office for Students

Fashion brands must end their wasteful behaviour

Burberry's track record indicates that more must be done to address the frequent destruction of unsold products